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The historical-critical approach
towards Plato's Atlantis as a real place

Contents Overview

Atlantis in General

Sophisticated introduction to Plato's Atlantis
What is Atlantis?
Introductory literature
Plato's Atlantis Dialogues Timaeus and Critias

The historical-critical Approach
The historical-critical Approach
The Labyrinth of Atlantis
Against the 10,000 BC Belief Complex

Academics, open for Atlantis as a real place
Theodor Gomperz 1902
Wilhelm Brandenstein 1951
Massimo Pallottino 1952
Rhys Carpenter 1966
Sir Desmond Lee 1971
John V. Luce 1978
Eberhard Zangger 1992
Herwig Görgemanns 1996

Atlantis Skeptics
The dark side of Atlantis scepticism
Julia Annas 2011
Sarah Broadie 2012/2013
Kenneth Feder 1990/2014
Christopher Gill 2017
Stephen P. Kershaw 2017
Eric H. Cline 2017
Debate Authenticity of Critias 2017/19
Benjamin B. Olshin 2019
Stephanie Halmhofer 2019
Paul-André Claudel 2020
Männlein-Robert 2021
Jason Colavito 2021

TV Atlantis docus: Reviews
Sceptical docu wrong in everything out of zeal, 2000
The Atlantis documentary of horror, 2006
Again just the usual Atlantis documentary, 2020

Collections: Academic and non-academic
Download Center
Web links

Thorwald C. Franke

About me
Thorwald C. Franke
FAQ My point of view
My Success Story and Future Plans
On the Atlantis Conference 2008

My Books
Aristotle and Atlantis
Atlantis and Syracuse
Herodotus – Atlantis (German only)
Critical history of Atlantis hypotheses (German only)
Platonische Mythen (German only)

Encounters with academic scholarship
General Remarks
How academic journals brushed me off
The scientific bias of the BMCR review
Heinz-Günther Nesselrath 2017/2021
Severe breach of trust by HG Nesselrath 2021

Common attempts to improve the research
Atlantis Research Charter
Greek Atlantis Conferences
Why Atlantis Searchers Can't Team Up

Various of my Articles
Review of: Jason Colavito, Legends Pyramids
Stefan Bittner: Atlantis scientifically analyzed
Paul Veyne: The Greeks and their myths
Jean-Pierre Pätznick and the Egyptian Atlantis
Atlantis and the Bible?
Pettersson: Atlantic Ocean?
Dante and Atlantis
Sergio Frau: Sardinia?
Atlantis-Malta hoax
Donovan's Atlantis
Review of Färber/Gautschy: Zeit.
Review of Liechtenstein: Wenn Ahnen wüßten

German only
Review Männlein-Robert 2001
Atlantis skeptic Stephan W.E. Blum 2018
Space Ship Atlantis
Atlantis Band
Wikipedia and Atlantis
Review of Heit: Ursprungsmythos der Vernunft



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